Lenard and Erma Baldridge recently attended a swearing in ceremony as their daughter, Sue Schuerenberg, was admitted to the Missouri Bar.
The chief justice presided as the new attorneys took the oath of admission before the full panel of justices at the Supreme Court in Jefferson City, Mo.
Schuerenberg's brother, David Baldridge, and sister, Sharon Wrenfrow, also attended the ceremony and the reception at the Missouri Capitol.
Following the reception Schuerenberg took the oath of admission for the practice in the Federal District Court, Eastern District administered in the House of Representatives chambers.
She received her doctoral degree from Southern Illinois School of Law in May of 2004 and passed the July 2004 Missouri bar exam.
In October she opened her office of general practice of law at 3903 S. Kings Highway in Sikeston.